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Who will save the Buriganga?

Who will save the Buriganga?

Dhaka

Thu, Sep 17 2020

According to the Bangladesh Inland Water Transport Authority (BIWTA), thousands of tons of solid waste...

Waste treatment plant fined 14L for...

Waste treatment plant fined 14L for...

Nation

Sun, Sep 13 2020

At least 92,300 cubic metres untreated liquid waste was released as the plant remained dysfunctional...

3 shipyards fined for violating...

3 shipyards fined for violating...

Nation

Fri, Sep 11 2020

Legal action will be taken against the owners if they fail to pay the fine

5 enterprises fined 22.6L for flouting...

5 enterprises fined 22.6L for flouting...

Nation

Mon, Aug 17 2020

Bengal Shoe Industry Ltd of Lakshmipur was fined Tk10 lakh for violating conditions of an environment...

4 fined Tk12 lakh for razing hills in...

4 fined Tk12 lakh for razing hills in...

Nation

Mon, Jun 29 2020

Previously on June 22, the DoE fined three individuals Tk 3 lakh for flattening hills in the Pahartali...

Hefty fines do little to stop pollution...

Hefty fines do little to stop pollution...

Nation

Tue, Mar 17 2020

These companies show a general apathy towards complying with their corporate social responsibilities...

Realtor fined Tk17 lakh for razing hills...

Realtor fined Tk17 lakh for razing hills...

Nation

Tue, Mar 10 2020

The site clearance certificate of the errant realtor, identified as Finlay Properties Ltd, was also...

Chittagong University fined Tk9 lakh...

Chittagong University fined Tk9 lakh...

Nation

Mon, Mar 9 2020

In addition to that, a furniture shop and a timber trader were fined Tk1.60 lakh each for the same...

HC: Deploy magistrates to take necessary...

HC: Deploy magistrates to take necessary...

Court

Sun, Feb 2 2020

The DoE has also been told to submit a report on pollution prevention and ways to improve air quality...

HC seeks explanation over illegal structures...

HC seeks explanation over illegal structures...

Court

Mon, Dec 9 2019

The court also issued a rule asking the government to explain why the failure of the respondents to protect...

Karnaphuli oil spill: Errant lighter...

Karnaphuli oil spill: Errant lighter...

Nation

Sun, Oct 27 2019

A collision between two oil tankers caused the oil spill on Oct 25

Pollution: 2 businesses fined Tk6.78...

Pollution: 2 businesses fined Tk6.78...

Nation

Thu, Oct 10 2019

One of them is the Chittagong Central Effluent Treatment Plant

DoE fines realtor for razing hills

DoE fines realtor for razing hills

Nation

Wed, Oct 2 2019

Azadur Rahman Mollick, DoE director of Chittagong city, slapped the fines on the errant realtor, Nasirabad...

2 individuals fined Tk 4.24 lakh for...

2 individuals fined Tk 4.24 lakh for...

Nation

Mon, Sep 30 2019

Indiscriminate hill cutting has triggered calamities like landslides, that killed at least 230 people...

Banned polythene bags make a comeback...

Banned polythene bags make a comeback...

Environment

Sun, Sep 1 2019

DoE Director Azadur Rahman Mollick conducted the drive and sealed off the errant factory

Inactive ETPs: Dodging authorities to...

Inactive ETPs: Dodging authorities to...

Environment

Thu, Jul 18 2019

Funded by Innovation Lab (iLab) of the Access to Information (a2i) program, under the Prime Minister’s...

DoE shuts down factories in Dhaka for...

DoE shuts down factories in Dhaka for...

Dhaka

Thu, Jul 18 2019

Six washing factories and one plastic factory were closed down

DoE shuts down state-run power plant...

DoE shuts down state-run power plant...

Nation

Thu, Jul 18 2019

The environment protection agency also slapped a fine of Tk20 lakh on the power plant on Wednesday, a...

DoE proposes enforcing pollution tax,...

DoE proposes enforcing pollution tax,...

Event

Wed, Jul 3 2019

'Polluters pay is a globally applicable phenomenon, and this should be enforced in Bangladesh as...

Environmentalists demand stricter action...

Environmentalists demand stricter action...

Dhaka

Sat, Jun 22 2019

'Polluting industries must be closed down'

DoE fines Asian Paper Mills Tk20 lakh...

DoE fines Asian Paper Mills Tk20 lakh...

Nation

Mon, Jun 10 2019

Earlier DoE collected samples from the mills and the action came after it found evidence of...